Bournemouth Park Academy is an academy convertor and of one of the founding members of a Multi Academy Trust :
Eastwood Park Academy Trust (EPAT) - established in February 2017
Bournemouth Park Academy was formerly known as Bournemouth Park Primary School and is situated in the heart of Southend on Sea. The Academy is a much larger than average primary school with 535 pupils on roll at the start of the 2023/24 academic year and 25 pupils within the Academy Nursery.
The proportion of pupils supported through Pupil Premium is well above the NA at 41%, while the proportion of pupils with English as additional language (EAL) is 20% and the the proportion of pupils with Special Educational Needs is above the NA at 19%.
On entry to Nursery, approximately 40% pupils are assessed as being below typical national average. From 2021-2023, the three year average for the key performance attainment measures was broadly in line with National Average.
The academy was subject to a Section 8 Ofsted inspection in September 2019 and achieved an overall rating of ‘Good’ without the transitional arrangements.